The Greatest Irish, Scottish "Nonfiction" Books Since 2010

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This list represents a comprehensive and trusted collection of the greatest books. Developed through a specialized algorithm, it brings together 268 'best of' book lists to form a definitive guide to the world's most acclaimed books. For those interested in how these books are chosen, additional details can be found on the rankings page.

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  1. 1. We Don’t Know Ourselves by Fintan O'Toole

    "We Don't Know Ourselves" by Fintan O'Toole is a collection of essays that explores the current state of Ireland and its people. O'Toole argues that Ireland's sense of identity has been shaped by its history of colonization and the struggle for independence, but that this identity is now being challenged by globalization and the changing social and economic landscape. He examines issues such as immigration, the Catholic Church's declining influence, and the rise of nationalism, and ultimately argues that Ireland needs to embrace a new sense of identity that is inclusive and forward-thinking.

  2. 2. Tall Tales And Wee Stories by Bill Connolly

    "Tall Tales And Wee Stories" is a collection of humorous anecdotes and reflections from a beloved comedian's life and career. The book is a treasure trove of laughter, wisdom, and the occasional poignant moment, showcasing the author's storytelling prowess and unique perspective on life. Through a series of entertaining narratives, the reader is taken on a journey through the comedian's early days in show business, his observations on everyday absurdities, and his experiences on the road, all delivered with his signature wit and charm. This compilation serves as a celebration of a lifetime in comedy and an invitation to share in the joy of his uproarious adventures.

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